The Bearcats’ sweet double-overtime victory yesterday over Georgetown was the team’s sixth win in its last seven games, three of which were against teams ranked in the Top 25 at the time. The ’Cats are now 6-3 against the RPI top 50, with tonight’s 7 p.m. Big East semifinal against No. 2 Syracuse offering an opportunity to seriously enhance the team’s seeding come Sunday. ESPN Bracketo...
O’l girl Leslie Ghiz is back on local government’s payroll after being hired by Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters, which will allow her to run in a judicial race as a badass crime-fighting prosecutor (The Enquirer’s wor...
The year 2000 seems like only yesterday — everyone all hunched up in our bomb shelters assuming the bank was going to turn our life savings into some kind of repeating decimal instead of the hundreds of dollars we had in there, all because a computer doesn't know how to count above 1999. Once we made it to the Millennium, many Cincinnatians' concerns shifted from ultimate survival to how aw...
Last week’s win over Louisville has gone a long way toward moving the Bearcats off the NCAA Tournament bubble and into the 10-seed area of most projections. A win at South Florida last Sunday would have all-but-secured the invitation, but the dudes lost by a point on the road, 46-45.
[UPDATE: The Bearcats whooped on Marquette, 72-61; here's the AP recap:
Too much time in the bar scene can make a person feel
overwhelmed — too noisy, expensive and health threatening. Area coffee
houses offer a nice break from the craziness, with creative
coffee-inspired cocktails to enjoy while reading a book or enjoying a
draught beer during some WiFi downtime.
College bars are the types of places that run the gamut
of the bar experience — loud, happening, fun and, often, drunken and
messy (probably still fun). The University of Cincinnati’s Clifton
Heights is heavily represented by such establishments, while Xavier’s
lone hangout is the go-to spot for the private schoolers.
The Enquirer today looks into an issue CityBeat investigated back in May of last year — the ongoing debate weighing the danger police pursuits pose to innocent bystanders and the police officers themselves. Our story referenced the March 16, 2011 deaths of a downtown taxi driver and his passen...